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Does it mean, if you dont understand something, and the community of physicists dont understand it, that means God did it? Is that how you want to play this game? Because if it is, heres a list of the things in the past that the physicistsat the timedidnt understand [but now we do understand.] If thats how you want to invoke your evidence for God, then God is an ever-receding pocket of scientific ignorance, thats getting smaller and smaller and smaller, as time moves on. So just be ready for that to happen, if thats how you want to come at the problem. Thats simply the God of the Gaps argument thats been around for ever.
First were mainframes, each shared by lots of people. Now we are in the personal computing era, person and machine staring uneasily at each other across the desktop. Next comes ubiquitous computing, or the age of calm technology, when technology recedes into the background of our lives.